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    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos

    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photosShe's cheering with enthusiasm unknown to mankind.
    • Sports
    • 5 hours, 57 minutes ago
    Tigers

    No more kid gloves for Fulmer, Norris, Boyd: 200 innings

    No more kid gloves for Fulmer, Norris, Boyd: 200 inningsThe Tigers will likely begin next season with a trio of young starting pitchers, none of whom have endured a full season in the big leagues.
    • Tigers
    • 15 hours, 44 minutes ago
    College

    Wednesday’s basketball: Toledo trumps Detroit Mercy

    Wednesday’s basketball: Toledo trumps Detroit MercyJonathan Williams scored a career-high 29 points and Toledo seized control in the final two-plus minutes for a 73-65 win over Detroit Mercy on Wednesday night.
    • College
    • 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Harbaugh anxious to see Florida State’s war horse Renegade

    Harbaugh anxious to see Florida State’s war horse RenegadeMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh was downright giddy about the prospects of seeing Florida State’s famous horse mascot, Renegade.
    • Wolverines
    • 13 hours, 20 minutes ago
    College

    Central transfer Marcus Keene makes his point

    Central transfer Marcus Keene makes his pointGuard leads nation with with 31.4 points per game.
    • College
    • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
    Nfl

    Bears' Howard, stout 'D' out to stall Lions

    Bears' Howard, stout 'D' out to stall LionsRookie running back says he’d love to help ruin Lions season.
    • Nfl
    • 2 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Goalie Jimmy Howard back in uniform for Columbus game

    Goalie Jimmy Howard back in uniform for Columbus gameIt'll be interesting to see how coach Jeff Blashill manages two goaltenders who are healthy and playing well and deserving of steady work.
    • Red Wings
    • 17 hours, 40 minutes ago
    Lions

    Detroit News NFL picks: Week 14

    Detroit News NFL picks: Week 14James Hawkins, Justin Rogers, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of Week 14 NFL games against the spread.
    • Lions
    • 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Jake Butt selected nation’s top tight end

    UM's Jake Butt selected nation’s top tight endJake Butt was named the John Mackey Award winner, given to “the most outstanding tight end in college football” on Wednesday.
    • Wolverines
    • 17 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Lions

    No Lions crack top five in Pro Bowl balloting

    No Lions crack top five in Pro Bowl ballotingThe Lions may be cruising toward a playoff berth, but fans around the league are giving the team little love in the Pro Bowl balloting.
    • Lions
    • 12 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Pistons' Drummond prospering from Jackson's return

    Pistons' Drummond prospering from Jackson's returnThrough their first 21 games, the Pistons clearly missed starting point guard Reggie Jackson, as they hovered around .500 and managed 11 wins.
    • Pistons
    • 1 hour, 45 minutes ago
    Mlb

    Wednesday's roundup: Aroldis Chapman signs with Yankees

    Wednesday's roundup: Aroldis Chapman signs with YankeesLeft-handed closer agrees to five-year, $86 million deal in return to New York.
    • Mlb
    • 6 hours, 22 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Durkin: Michigan-OSU fourth-down spot too close to call

    Durkin: Michigan-OSU fourth-down spot too close to callMaryland coach D.J. Durkin said it was too hard to determine whether the spot was good on the controversial call in the UM-OSU game.
    • Wolverines
    • 7 hours, 40 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM’s Peppers wins Paul Hornung Award for versatility

    UM’s Peppers wins Paul Hornung Award for versatilityMichigan’s Jabrill Peppers has won the Paul Hornung Award given to the most versatile player in major college football
    • Wolverines
    • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
    College

    Wednesday’s football: Oregon hires Taggart as coach

    Wednesday’s football: Oregon hires Taggart as coachWillie Taggart has become known for rebuilding programs at Western Kentucky and South Florida.
    • College
    • 2 hours, 20 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Henning: Tigers deal with delayed trade plans

    Henning: Tigers deal with delayed trade plansThe Tigers are trying to stay positive as the Winter Meetings approach gavel-time.
    • Tigers
    • 18 hours, 47 minutes ago
    Lions

    Swanson's concussion headlines Lions' injury report

    Swanson's concussion headlines Lions' injury reportThe Detroit Lions were down three starters during Wednesday’s practice.
    • Lions
    • 14 hours, 20 minutes ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Speight takes right steps to lead Michigan

    Niyo: Speight takes right steps to lead MichiganA week after enduring the toughest loss of his career Speight was done measuring his disappointment.
    • John Niyo
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Lions

    Caldwell apathetic about proving doubters wrong

    Caldwell apathetic about proving doubters wrongLions coach Jim Caldwell says he doesn’t draw any satisfaction in proving his doubters wrong.
    • Lions
    • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Ex-Wolverine Ali DeLoof sets world swimming record in Windsor

    Ex-Wolverine Ali DeLoof sets world swimming record in WindsorFormer University of Michigan women's swimmer Ali DeLoof set world and American records at the world championships in Windsor.
    • Wolverines
    • 8 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Pistons reserves are the stars in win over Bulls

    Pistons reserves are the stars in win over BullsDetroit survived a 10-0 run in third by the visitors to prevail 102-91 at The Palace Tuesday.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    High Schools

    Detroit News All-State Dream Team

    Detroit News All-State Dream TeamThe top high school football players from across Michigan in 2016, selected by News high schools writer David Goricki.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Moritz Wagner snatches victory for Wolverines

    Moritz Wagner snatches victory for WolverinesSophomore center grabs clutch offensive rebound and makes key layup in 53-50 win at Crisler Center Tuesday.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' Prater nets third player of the week award

    Lions' Prater nets third player of the week awardPrater made a career-high five field goals in the Lions’ 28-13 win over the New Orleans Saints.
    • Lions
    • 19 hours, 11 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Langford, Winston lead MSU past Penguins

    Langford, Winston lead MSU past PenguinsJoshua Langford scores career-high 15 as four Spartans reach double figures.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Wings sharpen shootout ways, take down Jets

    Wings sharpen shootout ways, take down JetsThe Red Wings are now 4-0 in the shootout this season after having gone 13-29 the previous four campaigns.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Report: UM's Morris pursuing graduate transfer

    Report: UM's Morris pursuing graduate transferAs a graduate transfer, Morris will be eligible to play immediately.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Tigers

    No dominoes fall to Tigers after Sale trade

    No dominoes fall to Tigers after Sale tradeRight-handed starter Shane Greene and left-handed reliever Justin Wilson pique interest among other teams.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    Tigers

    Gose given shot at redemption with Tigers

    Gose given shot at redemption with TigersAfter being sent to Triple A Toledo and then demoted to Double A Erie, the center fielder is coming into spring with a clean slate.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Lions

    Film review: How the Lions bottled up Brees

    Film review: How the Lions bottled up BreesBefore padding his stats on the final drive, the Lions limited Brees to 236 yards, no touchdowns and two interceptions.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    College

    Report: Western's P.J. Fleck not offered interview with Oregon

    Report: Western's P.J. Fleck not offered interview with OregonBroncos coach would only be interested in position at a Power Five conference school, according to a report, and all those openings have been filled.
    • College
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    Tigers

    Henning: With Sale deal, JV to Nats makes sense

    Henning: With Sale deal, JV to Nats makes senseNow it’s down to a narrower list of teams that might have the urge, and inventory, to pry Justin Verlander from Detroit.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Captain's guidance has Wings' Mantha NHL-savvy

    Captain's guidance has Wings' Mantha NHL-savvyHenrik Zetterberg's influence has helped the 6-foot-4 forward make the transition to being everyday professional.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    High Schools

    Tuesday’s high school roundup: Country Day rallies

    Tuesday’s high school roundup: Country Day ralliesCountry Day found itself, scoring 14 straight and finishing the third quarter on an 18-3 run.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions mailbag: Sorting out North race, RB rotation, Quinn’s impact

    Lions mailbag: Sorting out North race, RB rotation, Quinn’s impactWith a dominant win over the Saints, the Lions are closing in on the NFC North crown and a home playoff game.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan’s Simpson green but making progress

    Michigan’s Simpson green but making progressIt's been a struggle at times for the freshman point guard from Lima, Ohio -- and that's evidenced by his minutes.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings’ Nyquist: I need goals, not luck

    Red Wings’ Nyquist: I need goals, not luckNew stick? New gloves? How about a different pregame routine? Anything to change your luck, Gustav Nyquist?
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers’ $6M option on K-Rod looks golden now

    Tigers’ $6M option on K-Rod looks golden nowThe Giants paid $62 million over four years for Mark Melancon, generally considered the third-best closer on the market
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Sports

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: North

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: NorthHere is the The Detroit News’ All-Metro North team, selected by David Goricki in consultation with coaches.​
    • Sports
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Sports

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: West

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: WestHere is the The Detroit News’ All-Metro West team, selected by David Goricki in consultation with coaches.​
    • Sports
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    High Schools

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: Detroit

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: DetroitHere is the The Detroit News’ All-Metro Detroit team, selected by David Goricki in consultation with coaches.​
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: East

    Detroit News All-Metro Football: EastHere is the The Detroit News’ All-Metro East team, selected by David Goricki in consultation with coaches.
    • High Schools
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    College

    The College Football Show: The Bowl Preview

    The College Football Show: The Bowl PreviewBob Wojnowski, Angelique Chengelis and Dave Goricki discuss the upcoming bowl games.
    • College
    • 6 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Rod Beard on Pistons' 87-77 loss to Hornets

    Rod Beard on Pistons' 87-77 loss to HornetsDetroit News writer recaps Pistons' defeat where team had its lowest offensive output of the season.
    • Pistons
    • 6 hours, 59 minutes ago
    College

    D.J. Durkin on BC's Steve Addazio

    D.J. Durkin on BC's Steve AddazioMaryland coach shares his respect for Quick Lane Bowl counterpart.
    • College
    • 7 hours, 12 minutes ago
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